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The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Adams, H. Isabel
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2 v. :  ill. ;  29 cm.
4 p. l., 473-735 p.  23 cm.
Topics: Plants, Cultivated., Botany -- Great Britain.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Adams, H. Isabel
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2 v. :  ill. ;  29 cm.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. "Presenting sponsor: PNC Bank." Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly: v. 1 (1960)-v. 2 (1961), v. 5 (1964)-.; Monthly, except July: v. 3 (1962)-v. 4 (1963).; Pages are unnumbered.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
360 p., ill., 14 cm.; Probably based on "Le langage des fleurs" by Mme. Louise Cortambert, who wrote under the pseudonym "Charlotte de Latour."; Revised by Frederic Shoberl.
Topics: Flower language., Plants--Folklore.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley. Pages 521-536 (issue no. 32) have fire damage at top edge with some text loss.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 264-275.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Jean Byrne and Pete Prown
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Walton, George Lincoln, 1854-1941.
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xxv, 393 p., ill., 20 cm.; Frontispiece photographed by W.H. Stedman. Other photographs by Henry Troth. 573 pen and ink drawings from nature by the author.
Topics: Flowers--United States., Wild flowers--United States., Botany--United States.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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xiii, 509 p., illus., 23 cm. "Illustrations in aquatone."
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society., Gardening--Pennsylvania., Gardening--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 216-227
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July.; Vol. 37 (1996) includes 2 special issues.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
16 v. col. fronts.(v.1-4,12) col. plates. 23 x 19 1/2 cm.; Vols. 10-12 published by Groombridge and sons.; "With this were issued in portions : ’The auctarium of the Botanic garden’, the ’Floral register’,’A dictionary of English-Latin terms’...and ’The fruitist’." - British mus.(Nat. hist.) Catalogue.; Added title-pages, engr.
Topics: Floriculture., Botany -- Pictorial Works., Botany -- Periodicals., Flowers -- Periodicals., Flowers...
2 parts : ill. ; Issued with: The Botanic garden from Jan 1835-Dec 1850, and published in 2 vols. upon completion.; Bound as v.14 of The botanic garden ; consisting of highly finished representations of hardy ornamental flowering plants, cultivated in Great Britain ; with their names, classes, orders, history, qualities, culture, and physiological observations. By B. Maund
Topics: Floriculture., Botany -- Pictorial Works., Botany -- Periodicals., Flowers -- Periodicals., Flowers...
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July.; Vol. 21, no. 11 (December 1980) mislabeled v. 22.; Vol. 23, no. 7 (August 1982) mislabeled v. 24.; Vol. 23, nos. 8-9 (September-October 1982) mislabeled v. 25.; Vol. 23, no.10 (November 1982) mislabeled v. 27.; Vol. 23, no. 11 (December 1982) mislabeled v. 28.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley. Issue no. 39 missing.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
2d ed.; 428 p., 12 plates :  ill. ;  20 cm.
Topic: Botany.
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Jellett, Edwin C. (Edwin Costley), 1860-1929.
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An address delivered before the Site and Relic Society of Germantown, January 19, 1912.
Topics: Gardens -- Pennsylvania -- Germantown (Philadelphia)., Germantown (Philadelphia, Pa.) --...
v. ill. (part. col.) 18-28 cm.; Began publication with issue for 1755.; Description based on: 1856.; Subtitle varies.
Topics: Gardening -- France -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Periodicals.
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 288-299.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by National Association of Gardeners (U.S.); American Association of Park Superintendents
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Monthly.; Official organ of the National Association of Gardeners and the American Association of Park Superintendents.; November issue missing.
Topic: Gardening--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley. Portions of pages 521-524 (issue no. 27) are missing. Page 793 (issue no. 44) is torn with some text loss.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Monthly, except July: v. 14, no. 4 (September 1973)- ; Bimonthly: v. 14, no. 1 (January 1973)-v. 14, no. 3 (June, July, August 1973).; Monthly: v. 5 (1964)-v. 13 (1972).; Vol. 13, no. 11-12 (November-December 1972) mislabeled v. 12.; Vol. 14, no. 1 (February-March 1973) mislabeled v. 13, no. 6, January 1973.; Vol. 15, no. 8 (September 1974) mislabled as v. 15, no. 7, August 1974.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Pennsylvania--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865.
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Color plates.
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Meehan, Thomas, 1826-1901
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Monthly.; Edited by Thomas Meehan.; Color plates.; Bound volume does not contain Horticultural Advertiser section.; Merged with: Horticulturist and journal of rural art and rural taste, to form: Gardener’s monthly and horticulturalist.
Topic: Gardening--Periodicals
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Byrne, Jean
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Bean, W. J. (William Jackson)
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2 p. l., [vii]-xx, 222 p.  60 pl. (20 col.) incl. front., 2 plans,  27 cm.; With an introduction by Sir William Thiselton-Dyer... With 20 reproductions in colour from paintings by H. A. Olivier and 40 half-tone plates from photographs, by E. J. Wallis.
Topic: Royan Botanic Gardens, Kew.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by McFarland, J. Horace, (John Horace), 1859-1948.
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160 p., ill., 25 cm.; "Including Practical hints on floral work, by Ella Grant Campbell.; Engravings by A. Blanc."
Topic: Flower arrangement.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Sim, T. R. (Thomas Robertson)
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vi p., 3 l., 166 p., 1 l. c pl. 25 x 33 cm.
Topics: Trees -- Mozambique., Woody Plants -- Mozambique., Botany -- Mozambique.
Source: folio
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865.
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Color plates, some folded. Includes folded advertisement, "Catalogue for 1838 of a choice collection of Dutch and Cape flowering bulbs, warranted genuine, imported and sold by James Carter, seedsman and florist".
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
Monthly.; No. 1-12 also called New Series no. 324-335.
Topic: Agriculture--Periodicals
xiv, 173 p.  ill., fold. diagr.  23 cm.; Country Life library Series.
Topic: Flower Gardening.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual. None published 1927-1928, 1961-1963. Ceased with issue for 1998.
Topics: Pennsylvania Horticultural Society--Periodicals., Horticulture--Societies, etc.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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v. 5-54, no. 1; 1918-Jan. 1967.; Continues Garden digest 1942, Home garden 1954, Modern gladiolus grower.; Continued by Home garden (New York).
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865
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Monthly: July 1831 - December 1832.; Issue no. 10 (April 1832) mislabled as no. 9.; No. 14 (August 1832) mislabeled v. 2, no.14.; Edited by Joseph Paxton (v. 1 with Joseph Harrison).
Topic: Horticulture--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Paxton, Sir Joseph, 1803-1865.
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Color plates, some folded.
Topics: Botany--Periodicals, Flowers--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by National Association of Gardeners (U.S.); American Association of Park Superintendents
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Monthly.; Official organ of the National Association of Gardeners and the American Association of Park Superintendents.
Topic: Gardening--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
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Annual Flower Show program. "Presenting sponsor: PNC Bank." Each issue also has individual title.
Topics: Flower shows--Guidebooks., Flower shows--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
Weekly. Horticultural section edited by John Lindley.
Topics: Ornamental horticulture, Horticulture, Plants, ornamental
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Garden Club of America.
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Quarterly. Issues for July 1913-Aug. 1918 called no.1-26. No page numbers.
Topics: Gardening--Periodicals, Gardening--United States--Periodicals, Plants, Ornamental--Periodicals.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Fairmount Park Commission (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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15 p., ill., 23 cm.
Topic: Trees--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Prown, Pete
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"Horticulture in the Delaware Valley."; v. ill. 28 cm.; Ceased with v. 42, no. 4 (Jul./Aug. 2014).; Continued by: Grow : the magazine of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Gardening -- Middle Atlantic States -- Periodicals., Gardening --...
2 parts :  ill.; Issued with: The Botanic garden, vols. V (1834)-XIII (1850), and published in 2 vols. upon completion in 1850.; Bound as v.16 of The botanic garden ; consisting of highly finished representations of hardy ornamental flowering plants, cultivated in Great Britain ; with their names, classes, orders, history, qualities, culture, and physiological observations. By B. Maund
Topics: Floriculture., Botany -- Pictorial Works., Botany -- Periodicals., Flowers -- Periodicals., Flowers...
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
by Ed: Hibberd, Shirley
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ill.  22 cm.; v.1-8; Jan. 1858-Dec. 1865. New series v.1-15, 1866-80.
Topics: Gardening -- Periodicals., Floriculture -- Periodicals.